When God calls you to do something, He generally doesn’t descend in a cloud of smoke and fire and hand you a map etched in stone. Sometimes it would be … Continue reading Fumbling Footsteps of Faith; The Story of our Calling
Note: A large majority of this post was copied directly from MMS Aviation’s “Friend Raising Handbook.” Nowadays it seems most people want to be lawyers, politicians, engineers, or (insert any … Continue reading Preparing People and Planes for Worldwide Missionary Service: The History of MMS Aviation
3.14 billion people have few, if any, identifying Christians in their people group – that’s 41% of the world’s population!
Now, you may think that bolts aren’t capable of making crude gestures but experience tells me different. At times I’m tempted to return the favor but again, that’s not what missionary mechanics are supposed to do. I think bolts may be the most crude of all auto parts; except for water pumps, obviously.
I should learn to try new and strange things. Rubbing my teeth with charcoal met both criteria. I took a generous helping on tooth brush and vigorously applied it to every corner of my mouth. I looked in the mirror. It looked like a had guzzled five quarts of motor oil.
I interview myself, which is actually harder than it sounds, and answer the questions you may be asking about our MMS Aviation apprenticeship.
No one has ever groveled like a parent with a screaming toddler on a plane. “Here’s pretzels. Have a cookie. Here’s a bag of sugar. Hey, I got an idea, let’s sing “Baby Shark.’ In fact, here’s Daddy’s iPhone; all yours! Whatever your heart desires, up to half the kingdom, is yours. Just stop screaming!”
I bought a new vacuum cleaner. It’s a premium, deluxe, extra awesome Bissell that Walmart had on sale for $50. After ripping the box open, I found a motley crew … Continue reading Some Assembly Required
Thanks to two new monthly support pledges last week, we are at 20.42% support! This is fantastic and we’re so excited to be seeing momentum like this. In September so … Continue reading We Officially Passed 20% Support!
Ever since I was 17 I felt the still small voice pulling me towards mission aviation. Once I was 27, my family finally decided to do something about it.
Hey guys, We got new support this week! Praise God for this development with us. We are now at 14.47% of our way to our support goal. We are also … Continue reading New Supporter This Week! Also: Support Progress
I don’t mean literally off the ground, unfortunately. It will be several years before I begin pilot training (if the Lord wills). But we do have several supporters who signed … Continue reading We’re Off the Ground!